News

Road rage incident leads to arrest

Four police cars were on scene at Marine One on the Langley Bypass Friday morning, with one suspect taken into custody. - Gary Ahuja/Langley Times
Four police cars were on scene at Marine One on the Langley Bypass Friday morning, with one suspect taken into custody.
— image credit: Gary Ahuja/Langley Times

A 35-year-old Langley man was taken into custody following a reported road rage incident on Friday morning.

Just before 10 a.m. on May 2, there was an incident involving two vehicles at the intersection of 24 Avenue and 192 Street in Surrey, with a man exiting out of his vehicle with what appeared to be a weapon in his hand, explained Surrey RCMP Cpl. Bert Paquet.

The other driver remained in his vehicle and left the area, calling in the incident and the vehicle’s license plate number to RCMP.

A short time later, RCMP were able to locate the vehicle and the suspect near a business at Langley Bypass and 202 Street, Paquet said. It was discovered that the Langley man was in possession of a knife and a small quantity of drugs.

The man was arrested without incident and is facing two counts of breach of probation, related to the materials he was found with, Paquet said.

Altogether, four RCMP officers from both the Langley and Surrey detachments were on scene.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Surrey RCMP seek car theft suspects
 
MP Hiebert defends reactive changes to his bill
 
Alleged driver in fatal hit-and-run is a Surrey RCMP hired consultant
Mapping out future by perusing the past
 
ELECTION 2014: Richmond civic election race attracting a big field
 
Rai will run for NDP
Incumbent mayor running with new CMRG team
 
Toy Run will ensure local kids have a great Christmas
 
Filming on location in Mission

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 16 edition online now. Browse the archives.